Monthly Archives: July 2013

In Which Even My Budgie Thought I Was Crazy

My pet budgie had been sick for a really long time: for about a year or so. She became this little blue cloud sitting in the highest vantage point of her cage: between her mirror and one of her toys. … Continue reading

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I think I was the only person who was so happy to see her. And I was so happy. So eager. I was tired, you see. But I wasn’t tired from a life of too much work. I was a … Continue reading

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As I Miss the Point: Pixel Girls and Broody Men

I saw Laurie Penny’s article I Was a Manic Pixie Dream Girl through a tweet that Neil Gaiman made: with him questioning whether or not his character Death–in The High Cost of Living–actually fell into that stereotype. I’ve actually heard … Continue reading

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Having to Choose: What to Send and What To Post

There is this one thing that frustrates me from time to time. When I’m not posting articles straight onto Mythic Bios, I am writing stories into the other one: the Other Mythic Bios that I elude to from time to … Continue reading

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It’s Not a Bird, It’s Not a Plane, It’s … A Man of Skulls?

So I wasn’t intending on seeing a movie this weekend. In particular, I wasn’t even sure that I was ever going to see this movie: The Man of Steel. It’s been a few weeks since it came out and everyone–including … Continue reading

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Skeletons Have All the Fun

It isn’t even a ten-minute walk from the Velvet to Rainbow Nosferatu’s club, but his chest still aches. He shakes his head and looks up at his handiwork. The Scrawling is in the back of the office complex closest to … Continue reading

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Yet These Hands Will Never Hold Anything … Except For Paper and a Pen

I was fully intending to let you all know that I was going to attend–and this time participate in–the 12 Hour Marathon Comic Book Marathon at the Comic Book Lounge and Gallery. However I ended up re-blogging–and blogging–about Pollychromatic’s Be … Continue reading

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